Due to the current restrictions, we are only open to local day rods. Regulations are in place for safety. 

Please get in touch if you are looking for accommodation and fishing later in the year, provisional bookings are being taken and we do still have availablity for weekly fishing holidays in September and October

About Upper Blackhall 

Upper Blackhall comprises the glorious fishing beat set on the south bank of the River Dee, along with the charming lodge, The Stables.  It is located three miles west of Banchory, on a private road, in the tranquil setting of Blackhall Forest.

The resident ghillie takes care of the fishing and his wife looks after the house and organises catering if required. 


The Stables offers comfortable accommodation for up to twelve people.


The Upper Blackhall fishing beat is 1.5 miles long, with 15 pools for three rods.

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